Herbert Sondheim, Inc
8.5 in (width) x 11 in (height)
Women's checked ensemble featuring a calf-length skirt with center seam and a matching top with wide lacing going through detailed square eyelets. The top also features a large double bow collar and elbow-length sleeves that are tacked up in the back to give them the effect of being pushed up. Sketch also includes a detailed view of one eyelet, as well as a partial view of a matching navy wool coat and the back of the ensemble worn without the coat. Model wears a breton hat with flower embellishment and is depicted holding a lit cigarette.
[Right]: Lanvin/detail of eyelet/same sleeve/not pushed up/on/coat/navy wool coat
[Left]: sleeves/are/tacked up to/give pushed up/effect
Kellen Design Archives
box 2, folder 65
Herbert Sondheim, Inc; Jeanne Lanvin. Checked Women's Ensemble with Bow Collar and Laced Square Eyelets.
1930s. Herbert Sondheim fashion business scrapbooks. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive
. Web. 23 Jul 2019
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